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Program Manager
Ref No.: 17-53896
Location: South San Francisco, California
Position Type:Contract
Pay Rate : $ 100.00 - 125.00 /Hour
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Job Description:
  • Leads project core teams.
  • Manages projects within established scope, schedule, resources and budget.
  • Complies with company quality management systems, policies and procedures
  • Coordinates and facilitates project meetings with a structure and agenda that is specifically engineered to ensure successful execution.
  • Generates and disseminates meeting minutes which accurately capture key decisions, open issues and action items.
  • Follows up on status of task and action item execution both within and outside of meetings and updates project documentation (project timeline, meeting minutes) accordingly.
  • Proactively identifies any issues, concerns or challenges in regards to assigned project; develop action plans to address open issues, including escalation to key external stakeholders as necessary.
  • Facilitates tradeoff decisions and removes obstacles.
  • Conducts proactive risk management: communication of needs, mitigation plans, and requirements relevant to internal/external partners and stakeholders.
  • Demonstrates an ability to adapt to changing business needs and priorities, to be flexible with respect to job assignments and both functional and cross-functional responsibilities; specifically, shows active and timely participation in revising and refining assigned projects and responsibilities based on project or business changes.
  • Regularly reviews project team progress and uses processes, tools and other related resources to ensure effective team dynamics and decision-making, as well as effective interactions with all internal and external collaborators.
  • Builds high morale and team commitments to goals and objectives by creating a compelling sense of common purpose and direction.
  • Acts with a sense of urgency.
  • Provides mentorship, if applicable
  • Additional duties/responsibilities according to business needs